Take charge of your food: Your health is your business

The minimum we expect from the government is to differentiate...

Adopting technology for improving road safety

Reckless driving has been a grave concern, particularly in developing...

Nigeria shows Bangladesh a new path to educational dev

Nigeria has made a giant leap forward to protect the...

Introducing feeder bus service  

With rapid urbanisation, one way to make public transportation system...

Change management key for ensuring organisational success

Changes in processes, systems and technology in organisations require that...

Sportspersons in political top job    

Both payers and politicians have mass appeal. The very best...

All roads need to be free of hazards  

The recent directive of the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA)...

Danger lurking in the sweetness

It is well-known that most perishable food products in the...

American media hit back at President Trump

An unprecedented scenario has occurred during the presidency of Donald...

Can Turkey rewrite the crisis-management rules?

Whether by accident or design, Turkey is trying to rewrite...

Noise pollution threatens urban population  

Noise pollution has been a growing menace in the urban...

Manifold effects of red meat consumption

This is the time of year when people salivate at...

Equality for all?

Last month, I was invited to speak at the York...

Reining in cattle prices before Eid  

The prices of cattle and other sacrificial animals including goat...

Bangladesh's carbon dilemma

The previous 'Businesses in Flux' piece (August 13, 2018) elaborated...

Saving Dhaka from ultimate devastation

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), a London-based forecasting and advisory...

Trump's victorious retreats

Will Donald Trump back down in his trade war with...

Percentage of female-headed households rising  

According to an appraisal   by   the   Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics...

The case for low-floor buses

Most of the public buses in Dhaka as well as...

Leaving us with egg on our faces

Facts are facts but some are less palatable than others....

Fiscal deficits: Implications of public borrowing

Bangladesh's present fiscal deficit may seem rather innocuous, as the...

Connecting young minds  

What are human relations if not discovering one's own self...

The deleterious potential of what is happening in Assam

No country should undertake any action that might result in...